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The following table lists online music stores that carry a selection of songs by many record labels and artists.

Store Tracks
(million)
Geographic
restrictions
Purchase platform FLAC ALAC WAV AIFF AAC MP3 WMA Vorbis DRM Preview (seconds) Stream
purchases
7digital 27[1] Yes
[2]
Web, Android 24-bit No No No 320 kbps 320 kbps No No No 30-60 Yes
Acoustic Sounds ? Yes Web 24-bit No No No No No No No No 30 No
Amazon Music 20[3] Yes Web, Android[4] No No No No No 256 kbps No No No 30 Yes
Bandcamp 18.1 No Web 24-bit 24-bit 24-bit 24-bit Yes Yes No Yes No MSN Music closed on November 14, 2006. Its DRM servers were originally scheduled to shutdown August 31, 2008, but they later relented and committed to keeping the DRM servers active through the end of 2011.

Yahoo! Music Unlimited ceased operating on September 30, 2008. Users' purchases were transferred to Rhapsody.

Wal-Mart Stores operated an online music store, but discontinued it in 2011.[17]

Puretracks operated an online music store, but discontinued it in 2013.[18]

Pono Music closed in July 2016.[19]

GhostTunes closed on March 3, 2017.[20]

Microsoft Store removed music sales from its store on December 31, 2017.[21]

BuyMusic was a digital branch of Buy.com, launched around 2003, was later merged into the music section of Buy.com, and then shut down a few years later.[22]

Technics Tracks closed on June 30, 2018.

Onkyo Music, a reseller of 7digital's services, closed worldwide on October 6, 2019.[23]

CD Baby closed its retail store on March 31, 2020.[24]

Google Play began to shutdown its Music store in September 2020.[25]

See also

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